psychedelia
noun Etymology: New Latin, from English psychedelic Date: 1967 1. the world of people, phenomena, or items associated with psychedelic drugs 2. psychedelic music

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  • psychedelia — ☆ psychedelia [sī΄kə dē′lē ə, sī΄kədēl′yə ] n. [< PSYCHEDELIC + IA] popularly psychedelic drugs or anything associated with their use …   English World dictionary

  • Psychedelia — For psychedelics, see psychedelic drug. The term psychedelic is derived from the Greek words ψυχή (psyche, soul ) and δηλοῦν (deloun, to manifest ), translating to soul manifesting . A psychedelic experience is characterized by the striking… …   Wikipedia

  • psychedelia — [[t]sa͟ɪkədi͟ːliə[/t]] N UNCOUNT Psychedelia refers to psychedelic objects, clothes, and music …   English dictionary

  • Psychedelia — Psychedelisch bezeichnet einen manchmal euphorischen Trance , Rausch oder Meditations Zustand oder Eindruck des Bewusstseins bzw. der Sinne, der sich durch eine Vermischung von Sinneseindrücken bzw. Sinneserlebnissen auszeichnet und oft auch als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • psychedelia — /suy ki deel yeuh, del yeuh/, n. the realm or artifacts of psychedelic drugs, art, writings, or the like. [1965 70, Amer.; PSYCHEDEL(IC) + IA] * * * …   Universalium

  • psychedelia — noun The subculture associated with those who take psychedelic drugs …   Wiktionary

  • psychedelia — psy|che|de|li|a [ ,saıkə diliə ] noun uncount music, art, or writing that is based on the experiences that people have when they are taking psychedelic drugs …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • psychedelia — [ˌsʌɪkə di:lɪə] noun music, culture, or art based on the experiences produced by psychedelic drugs …   English new terms dictionary

  • psychedelia — psy·che·de·lia …   English syllables

  • psychedelia — UK [ˌsaɪkəˈdiːlɪə] / US [ˌsaɪkəˈdɪlɪə] noun [uncountable] music, art, or writing that is based on the experiences that people have when they are taking psychedelic drugs …   English dictionary

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